New pasture option could bring many benefits

A new WA-bred serradella variety should help boost livestock enterprises and soil fertility.

17 JAN 2022

Farm office

New pasture option could bring many benefits
New pasture option could bring many benefits
New pasture option could bring many benefits
New pasture option could bring many benefits

Peak bodies deliver "strong advice" for spray drift

Industry has issued a plea for following label requirements when spraying this summer.

17 JAN 2022

Spraying

Peak bodies deliver "strong advice" for spray drift
Peak bodies deliver "strong advice" for spray drift
Peak bodies deliver "strong advice" for spray drift

Grain growers invited to take part in storage survey

WA grain growers are being urged to help with an insect pest surveillance program.

11 JAN 2022

Agronomy

Grain growers invited to take part in storage survey
Grain growers invited to take part in storage survey

Merry Christmas to all

Merry Christmas from the Kondinin Group.

22 DEC 2021

Agronomy

Merry Christmas to all

WA set to deliver over 22 million tonnes

A number of grain records are being set according to GIWA's December Crop Report.

17 DEC 2021

Farm office

WA set to deliver over 22 million tonnes
WA set to deliver over 22 million tonnes

New Gene Technology Centre opened

A new gene technology centre has been opened in Wagga Wagga, NSW.

08 DEC 2021

Beef

New Gene Technology Centre opened
New Gene Technology Centre opened

New awnless wheats offer frost options

Two new awnless wheat varieties offer more options in frost-prone regions.

27 OCT 2021

Agronomy

New awnless wheats offer frost options
New awnless wheats offer frost options
New awnless wheats offer frost options
New awnless wheats offer frost options

Bumper crop still on the cards

Rabobank estimates this year's crop production will be 25 per cent above the five-year average.

22 OCT 2021

Agronomy

Bumper crop still on the cards
Bumper crop still on the cards
Bumper crop still on the cards

Good turnout at CTF workshop

A workshop in WA this week covered the aspects and benefits of a Controlled Traffic Farming system.

08 OCT 2021

Farm office

Good turnout at CTF workshop

Know your soils before you start deep ripping

GRDC has released a series of must-read deep ripping fact sheets.

08 MAR 2021

Soils

Know your soils before you start deep ripping
Know your soils before you start deep ripping

Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks

Grain growers are being asked to think about disease risks in crops prior to sowing.

03 FEB 2021

Soils

Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks
Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks

Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

Dry and windy conditions can make grain growing land susceptible to wind erosion.

22 JAN 2021

Soils

Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion
Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

Growers have options for Feathertop Rhodes Grass control

A study on Feathertop Rhodes grass has found several treatment options for established plants.

21 JAN 2022

Weeds

Growers have options for Feathertop Rhodes Grass control
Growers have options for Feathertop Rhodes Grass control
Growers have options for Feathertop Rhodes Grass control
Growers have options for Feathertop Rhodes Grass control

Skeleton weed surveillance important to protect paddock productivity

Skeleton weed needs to be monitored for and reported if found.

21 JAN 2022

Weeds

Skeleton weed surveillance important to protect paddock productivity
Skeleton weed surveillance important to protect paddock productivity
Skeleton weed surveillance important to protect paddock productivity

Federal government commits additional $20 mill to pest and weed control

Commonwealth, states and territories offered $20 million for joint weed and pest control program.

19 JAN 2022

Weeds

Federal government commits additional $20 mill to pest and weed control
Federal government commits additional $20 mill to pest and weed control

Testing helps to inform herbicide choices

Herbicide resistance testing proved effective for WA farming family after purchasing new property.

14 JAN 2022

Farm office

Testing helps to inform herbicide choices

WA fires up skeleton weed program

Skeleton weed targeted in WA summer surveillance program.

22 NOV 2021

Weeds

WA fires up skeleton weed program
WA fires up skeleton weed program

Be sure harvest gear is clean when crossing borders

The NSW DPI is urging contract harvesting staff to pay close attention to machinery hygiene.

08 NOV 2021

Harvesting

Be sure harvest gear is clean when crossing borders
Be sure harvest gear is clean when crossing borders

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Grain receival milestone of 20mt achieved in WA

WA grain growers have delivered 20mt to CBH with plenty more still to come.

07 JAN 2022

Farm office

Grain receival milestone of 20mt achieved in WA
Grain receival milestone of 20mt achieved in WA
Grain receival milestone of 20mt achieved in WA
Grain receival milestone of 20mt achieved in WA

WA growers break CBH's receival record

2021-22 is the biggest harvest ever in the CBH record books with more crop still to be harvested.

15 DEC 2021

Farm office

WA growers break CBH
WA growers break CBH
WA growers break CBH

Moist grain management reminder issued

Moist grain can be managed with aeration fans which can ultimately lead to preserved grain quality.

26 NOV 2021

Grain Storage

Moist grain management reminder issued

Get on top of grain storage this winter

With a promising harvest outlook, plan to make sure all on-farm grain storage is in good condition.

18 AUG 2021

Grain Storage

Get on top of grain storage this winter
Get on top of grain storage this winter

GrainCorp to boost storage capacity ahead of expected bumper harvest

NSW and Victoria should benefit from a planned grain storage expansion by GrainCorp.

04 AUG 2021

Grain Storage

GrainCorp to boost storage capacity ahead of expected bumper harvest
GrainCorp to boost storage capacity ahead of expected bumper harvest

New silo orders should include a ladder

Grain growers are being urged to consider a ladder with new silo purchases.

19 APR 2021

Grain Storage

New silo orders should include a ladder
New silo orders should include a ladder